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Receive guidance to ensure you operate safely and with integrity as a researcher, and consider the ethical implications of your work and how to address these.


Embedding good research practice from the very beginning.  View and book these workshops.

Research and Ethics
GDPR Regulations for PGRs
Research involving the use of animals
Introduction to laboratory health, safety and environment
Safeguarding awareness online training
Research ethics and integrity Epigeum online training



These workshops will broaden your thinking on integrity and ethical considerations that need to be taken into account when planning and conducting research.  View and book these workshops.

Copyright get your facts right
Illustrating your research: finding images for your thesis and presentations without breaking copyright law
Risk assessment



Towards the end of your PhD you will need to consider research in a broader context, and understand the impacts of your research, and your responsibilities as a researcher.

Resources in this section are available on Blackboard.


Reflect on the ethical implications of your own and others' research. Stay informed about global developments and join in the debate. Consider entering the annual Research Institute of Ethics and Law (RIEL) Applied Ethics essay competition.


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Further resources for this training theme are also available on Blackboard.